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brotherhood

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] (ORGANIZATION)    /ˈbrʌð.ə.hʊd/ US  /-ɚ-/
(the members of) a particular organization: The various groups eventually fused into a single brotherhood.Followers of religious groupsSocieties, clubs and organizations
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